Bobbin Lace



Residential course

Jacquie Tinch

21 October 2022 to 24 October 2022

From £358 non-resident fee

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This course will suit all abilities of bobbin lacemakers from those just starting through to advanced. It covers English laces and many from the continent including Belgium, Spain and Russia. Many of the continental laces are taught with the aid of a colour-coded diagram to help students continue their work at home. Help and advice is available for the important related topics of thread choice, finishing and mounting lace.

Residential Fees From: £535.   Non Residential: £358

Course runs from Dinner on Friday to Lunch on Monday.

Tutor information

Jacquie Tinch has taught for over 30 years at venues throughout the country including several courses for The Lace Guild. She was Chairman of The Lace Guild and served on their Education Committee for several years with a particular interest in the Assessment Scheme. She has also taught in America, Canada, Spain and Ireland and studied in Spain, Belgium and Russia as well as with many of the leading UK tutors. She won the Individual’s Trophy in The Lace Guild’s ‘Myth or Mystery’ Triennial Competition and has exhibited in America and Spain.

Covid information

Dillington House wishes to reassure everyone that we are working closely with Somerset County Council to ensure every measure is being taken to make Dillington House a safe place for everyone.

All course participants will be sent further guidance prior to the course date.

Dillington House is following Government guidelines and adhering to new guidance including local or national lockdowns.

All places booked can be transferred or refunded in the event this course is cancelled. Individuals who are affected by local lockdowns will be able to transfer to an alternative course. All other terms and conditions apply.